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capsize

verb [I or T] uk   us   /kæpˈsaɪz/
to (cause a boat or ship to) turn upside down by accident while on water: A huge wave capsized the yacht. When the boat capsized we were trapped underneath it.
Translations of “capsize”
in Vietnamese lật úp…
in Spanish zozobrar…
in Thai คว่ำ…
in Malaysian terbalik…
in French chavirer…
in German kentern…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使船)翻,傾覆…
in Indonesian terbalik…
in Russian опрокидываться…
in Turkish alabora olmak/etmek, devrilmek, devirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使船)翻,倾覆…
in Polish wywracać (się) dnem do góry…
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